UNITED NATIONS-- Britain is urging the U.N. Security Council to adopt a resolution calling on all countries not to pay ransom to kidnappers who use the money to finance terrorist groups.» Read More
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the death toll from today's DC Navy Yard shooting has risen to 7. Terrorism expert Mike Barrett, Diligent Innovations, weighs in on the ongoing investigation.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera reports the latest details from the United Nations investigation into the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
NBC's Tom Costello reports the latest details from the deadly shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington. And CNBC's Diana Olick is at a hospital where many of the wounded were taken after the shooting.
Terrorism expert Mike Barrett, Diligent Innovations, discusses security issues for the White House following a shooting at the D.C. Navy Yard, which left multiple people dead. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the latest details on the investigation. And Gene Sperling, National Economic Council director, is joined by CNBC's Steve Liesman and John Hardwood to discuss President Obama's comments on the shooting, as well as the 5th anniversary of the financial crisis.
Twelve years after a tragic terrorist attack on our nation, the U.S. honors and will never forget the mere 3,000 victims of September 11th. Former FBI special agent Don Clark, and Former White House chief of staff Andrew Card, discuss the war against terror.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 10- The National Security Agency routinely violated court-ordered privacy protections between 2006 and 2009 by examining phone numbers without sufficient intelligence tying them to associates of suspected terrorists, according to U.S. officials and documents that were declassified on Tuesday.
Former New York City Mayor, Rudy Giuliani, shares his take on Syria as the 12 year anniversary of September 11th approaches. He also discusses the race for NYC's next mayor.
The conflict in Syria has more than halved the amount of oil the country can supply, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said on Tuesday.
Secretary of State John Kerry says in London that Syria could prevent a U.S.-led military strike by handing over all chemical weapons.
A U.S.-led cruise missile attack on Syria in response to its alleged use of chemical weapons, which seems increasingly likely in the coming days, could provoke reprisals from Damascus and its backers, ranging from retaliatory missile strikes to terrorist attacks and cyberwar, according to government officials and private analysts.
A car carrying United Nations inspectors was shot at "multiple times" by snipers on Monday as it headed to the scene of a suspected chemical weapons attack, the UN said. NBC News reports.
Egypt plans to use billions of dollars in aid pledged by Gulf Arab states to spur the economy through new investments, Finance Minister Ahmed Galal said on Tuesday.
As tensions in Egypt continue to rise NBC's chief foreign correspondent, Richard Engel, looks at the events of the past 24 hours and speaks to people on the ground.
The death toll rises from violent clashes in Egypt between the armed forces and supporters of the deposed president Mohammed Morsi, leading some to warn the country risks sliding into civil war.
Scuffles broke out in Cairo on Tuesday as supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi clashed with security forces.
LONDON, Aug 12- Exactly ten years ago, at 15:05 Eastern Time on August 14, 2003, an overhead power line came into contact with an overgrown tree near Cleveland, Ohio.
Three of the nation's top intelligence officials say their agencies are taking steps to limit access to classified data following recent intelligence leaks.
LONDON, Aug 7- Nasser al-Wuhayshi, the head of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula whose alleged communications with al Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahiri sparked a worldwide terrorism alert, is a veteran of global jihad who has promised the West a fight that will last for generations.
LONDON, Aug 7- Scientists are to create mutant forms of the H7N9 bird flu virus that has emerged in China so they can gauge the risk of it becoming a lethal human pandemic.
Amazon's Jeff Bezos is paying $250 million to acquire the publishing business of The Washington Post, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin. NBC's Steve Handelsman discusses the information he has about the terror threat in the Middle East; and Retired General Wesley Clark; former ambassador to U.N. security council Richard Williamson; and Peter Brookes of the Heritage Foundation, discuss.